Egyptian army kills more than 70 jihadists in the Sinai

Egyptian army kills more than 70 jihadists in the Sinai

Egypt has been fighting an insurgency in the Sinai Peninsula for several years.Elad Benari, 8/31/2020, 5:32 AM
Acting Muslim Brotherhood leader arrested in Egypt

Acting Muslim Brotherhood leader arrested in Egypt

The Muslim Brotherhood was outlawed and designated a terrorist organization in Egypt in 2013.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/28/2020, 11:54 PM
 The Israel-UAE pact: Sacrificing substance for ceremony?

The Israel-UAE pact: Sacrificing substance for ceremony?

Despite all the potential payoffs Israel-UAE normalization may entail, the agreement is really a prop for a much bigger drama. Op-ed.Dr. Martin Sherman, 8/21/2020, 8:34 AM
Netanyahu thanks Egypt, Oman and Bahrain

Netanyahu thanks Egypt, Oman and Bahrain

PM tweets a message of thanks to the leaders of Egypt, Oman and Bahrain for their "support" of agreement with UAE.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/14/2020, 9:11 PM
Egypt praises UAE-Israel deal,  PA and Hamas condemn it

Egypt praises UAE-Israel deal, PA and Hamas condemn it

Egypt's president lauds US-brokered peace deal between Israel and the UAE while Hamas and the Palestinian Authority condemn it as a betrayalArutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 8/13/2020, 7:26 PM
Egypt reopens Rafah crossing for three days

Egypt reopens Rafah crossing for three days

Egypt has kept the crossing with Gaza virtually sealed since a terrorist attack in the Sinai Peninsula in October 2014.Elad Benari, 8/12/2020, 6:05 AM
Egypt restricts retired army officers from running in elections

Egypt restricts retired army officers from running in elections

Egyptian President approves legal amendments that restrict retired army officers from running in elections without permission from military.Elad Benari, 7/30/2020, 5:42 AM
Egypt's military kills 18 suspected Islamists in Sinai

Egypt's military kills 18 suspected Islamists in Sinai

Egypt's military kills 18 suspected Islamists in aerial and ground operations in Sinai town of Bir al-Abd.Elad Benari, 7/22/2020, 6:09 AM
Egypt intervening to stop Israel from applying sovereignty

Egypt intervening to stop Israel from applying sovereignty

Egyptian FM urges Palestinian Authority chief to restart negotiations with the US in hopes of 'ending thoughts of annexation.'Nitzan Kedar, 7/21/2020, 10:46 AM
Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan warn Israel over sovereignty

Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan warn Israel over sovereignty

Foreign ministers of Egypt, France, Germany and Jordan release joint statement stating of 'serious consequences' to Israeli sovereignty.AFP, 7/7/2020, 3:50 PM
Report: Arab leaders won't oppose Israeli sovereignty

Report: Arab leaders won't oppose Israeli sovereignty

Arab world indifferent to possibility of Israeli sovereignty, won't take steps to oppose it, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2020, 9:14 AM
Report: Egypt, Jordan won't sanction Israel over sovereignty bid

Report: Egypt, Jordan won't sanction Israel over sovereignty bid

Moderate Arab states reportedly coordinating their responses to Netanyahu's sovereignty plan with Israel.David Rosenberg, 6/23/2020, 10:36 AM
Egypt surpasses 50,000 coronavirus cases

Egypt surpasses 50,000 coronavirus cases

Egypt registers 1,218 new cases of the new coronavirus, bringing its total number to more than 50,000.Elad Benari, 6/19/2020, 3:15 AM
Egypt to reopen select tourist destinations to international flights

Egypt to reopen select tourist destinations to international flights

Egypt hopes to draw tourists to popular attractions that have been spared the ravages of the coronavirus.Elad Benari, 6/12/2020, 6:44 AM
Government approves new ambassador to Egypt

Government approves new ambassador to Egypt

Government approves appointment of Amira Oron as Israeli ambassador to Egypt and of Bat-Eden Kate as Israeli ambassador to Turkmenistan.Ben Ariel, 6/8/2020, 4:03 AM
Egypt's military kills 19 suspected jihadists in Sinai

Egypt's military kills 19 suspected jihadists in Sinai

Egypt's military kills 19 suspected jihadists as part of its battle to quell insurgency in north Sinai.Elad Benari, 6/1/2020, 4:38 AM
Senior Saudi, Jordanian officials say moderate Arab states back Israel's sovereignty plan

Senior Saudi, Jordanian officials say moderate Arab states back Israel's sovereignty plan

While Arab leaders officially oppose Israel's sovereignty plan, many have backed the plan in closed-door talks with the US.David Rosenberg, 5/27/2020, 8:28 AM
At least 10 Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai explosion

At least 10 Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai explosion

Explosion hits military armored convoy in the Sinai Peninsula, causing at least 10 casualties among soldiers.Elad Benari, 5/1/2020, 5:33 AM
Egyptian officer killed in gunfight with terrorists

Egyptian officer killed in gunfight with terrorists

Police officer killed in exchange of gunfire with terrorists who planned attacks on Coptic Christians.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/15/2020, 1:20 AM
Egypt to open Rafah crossing amid coronavirus pandemic

Egypt to open Rafah crossing amid coronavirus pandemic

Egypt’s border crossing with Gaza will open for three days for Arabs seeking to return to the Gaza Strip.Elad Benari, 4/13/2020, 6:40 AM
Egypt to impose nightly curfews to fight coronavirus

Egypt to impose nightly curfews to fight coronavirus

Egypt has 366 confirmed cases of coronavirus and 21 fatalities, including two senior military officers.Elad Benari, 3/25/2020, 6:26 AM
Egypt reports two more deaths from coronavirus

Egypt reports two more deaths from coronavirus

Egypt will halt all air traffic at its airports starting on Thursday to prevent the spread of coronavirus.Elad Benari, 3/17/2020, 6:45 AM
First death from coronavirus recorded in Egypt

First death from coronavirus recorded in Egypt

German tourist dies from COVID-19 in Sinai resort, marking the first death from the epidemic in Africa.Elad Benari, 3/9/2020, 1:13 AM
Report: Egypt builds new border wall with Gaza

Report: Egypt builds new border wall with Gaza

2 kilometer wall designed to prevent armed terrorists from crossing into Egypt overland, tunnels crossing into Egypt underground.Gary Willig, 2/16/2020, 8:30 AM
First case of coronavirus recorded in Egypt

First case of coronavirus recorded in Egypt

Egyptian authorities say a "foreigner" has been infected with the coronavirus and has been placed in quarantine.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/14/2020, 8:19 PM
Egyptian forces kill 17 terrorists in Sinai

Egyptian forces kill 17 terrorists in Sinai

Egyptian police forces kill 17 terrorists during shootout in North Sinai Province.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2020, 6:37 AM
Egyptian army thwarts Sinai attack, kills 10 terrorists

Egyptian army thwarts Sinai attack, kills 10 terrorists

Egypt's army says it killed 10 terrorists as its forces thwarted a major terror attack on a military checkpoint in North Sinai.Elad Benari, 2/10/2020, 3:35 AM
Report: Explosion in gas pipeline between Israel and Egypt

Report: Explosion in gas pipeline between Israel and Egypt

Al Jazeera reports that unknown individuals blew up part of the gas pipeline in the northern Sinai region.Ben Ariel, 2/2/2020, 11:20 PM
Egypt calls for 'careful' examination of Trump plan

Egypt calls for 'careful' examination of Trump plan

Egypt responds to Trump peace plan, urges Israel and PA to undertake "a careful and thorough examination" of it.Elad Benari, 1/29/2020, 4:12 AM
US to pay for restoration of one of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in the world

US to pay for restoration of one of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in the world

US embassy in Egypt to restore one of the world's oldest Jewish cemeteries, the Bassatine Cemetery in Cairo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2020, 2:48 PM
Report: Hamas and Egypt in contacts to stop balloon attacks

Report: Hamas and Egypt in contacts to stop balloon attacks

TV report: Egypt and Hamas holding intensive contacts in an attempt to stop the launching of incendiary bombs from Gaza toward Israel.Elad Benari, 1/23/2020, 2:11 AM
D'Nile isn't just a river in Egypt

D'Nile isn't just a river in Egypt

Rav Tzvi Yehudah said that Jews became accustomed to think that life in Galut, exile, is normal, even with the increasing anti-Semitism, brutality and murder taking place there. They are in denial. Ariel Natan Pasko, 1/21/2020, 11:27 PM
In an energy milestone, Israel begins gas exports through Egypt

In an energy milestone, Israel begins gas exports through Egypt

Israel begins pumping natural gas to Egypt as part of $15 billion deal to export to Europe via Egyptian natural gas plants.AFP, 1/15/2020, 11:38 AM
US citizen dies in Egyptian prison

US citizen dies in Egyptian prison

Moustafa Kassem dies following lengthy hunger strike against his conviction for taking part in sit-in protest against Sisi government.Gary Willig, 1/14/2020, 9:40 PM
Alexandria's restored synagogue heralds new chapter for Egypt's Jews

Alexandria's restored synagogue heralds new chapter for Egypt's Jews

Egypt completes restoration of ancient Alexandria synagogue, allowing it to reopen.AFP, 1/11/2020, 10:51 PM
Egypt releases former chief of staff from jail after a year

Egypt releases former chief of staff from jail after a year

General Sami Anan was arrested in January of 2018 after announcing he would challenge Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in the presidential election.Elad Benari, 12/23/2019, 4:37 AM
Israeli museum explains the emojis of ancient Egypt

Israeli museum explains the emojis of ancient Egypt

Israel Museum uses modern 'emojis' to explain how ancient hieroglyphics were used.Claire Gounon, AFP, 12/21/2019, 6:22 PM
Israel approves gas exports to Egypt

Israel approves gas exports to Egypt

Israel to export gas to Egypt, after Energy Minister signs off on deal to sell natural gas from offshore reserves.AFP, 12/17/2019, 1:48 PM
Artillery fire from Egypt hits southern Israeli town

Artillery fire from Egypt hits southern Israeli town

Building in southern Israeli hit by artillery shell fired from Egypt in apparent stray-fire incident. No injuries reported.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 12:16 PM
Egypt, Jordan criticize US policy change on Judea and Samaria

Egypt, Jordan criticize US policy change on Judea and Samaria

Two Arab countries that have peace treaty with Israel criticized Pompeo’s statement on Judea and Samaria communities.Elad Benari, 11/19/2019, 4:22 AM
Hamas: Egypt preventing Haniyeh from leaving Gaza

Hamas: Egypt preventing Haniyeh from leaving Gaza

Egypt took measure to prevent Hamas leader from meeting Egyptian government's rivals, Hamas terror organization claims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/5/2019, 3:23 PM
ISIS' Egypt affiliate pledges allegiance to new leader

ISIS' Egypt affiliate pledges allegiance to new leader

ISIS affiliates in Sinai and Bangladesh pledge allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's replacement.Ben Ariel, 11/3/2019, 5:25 AM
Sisi extends state of emergency

Sisi extends state of emergency

Egyptian President extends state of emergency, which has been in effect since April 2017, for another three months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2019, 6:51 AM
9 members of same family killed in explosion in Sinai

9 members of same family killed in explosion in Sinai

Nine killed, six wounded in explosion in a town in the northern Sinai Peninsula.Ben Ariel, 10/13/2019, 6:42 AM
Israeli woman arrested in Egypt en route to Sinai

Israeli woman arrested in Egypt en route to Sinai

23-year-old Israeli woman heading to Sinai for vacation arrested by Egyptian police after bullets found in her bag.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2019, 5:27 PM
Mortar lands near synagogue in southern Israel

Mortar lands near synagogue in southern Israel

Misfired mortar from Egypt lands in southern Israeli border town.Orly Harari, 9/28/2019, 7:40 PM
Report: Egyptian intelligence held secret talks in Israel

Report: Egyptian intelligence held secret talks in Israel

Delegation from Egyptian intelligence service held secret talks in Israel focusing on Gaza, according to Channel 13 News.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/27/2019, 10:40 PM
Israeli man missing in Egypt

Israeli man missing in Egypt

Police turn to public for help with search for 26-year-old man who disappeared after entering Sinai Peninsula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 8:12 PM
Egypt arrests more than 1,000 after anti-Sisi protests

Egypt arrests more than 1,000 after anti-Sisi protests

Egyptian authorities have arrested more than 1,000 people in wake of rare protests calling for ouster of the President.Elad Benari, 9/26/2019, 5:36 AM
Trump on Egypt demonstrations: I'm not concerned

Trump on Egypt demonstrations: I'm not concerned

US President gives backing to Egyptian President amid protests against his rule at home.Elad Benari, 9/24/2019, 3:08 AM
Egypt: 74 arrested in protests against Sisi

Egypt: 74 arrested in protests against Sisi

Security forces maintain tight control in Cairo's Tahrir Square after protests in several cities call for removal of the president.Ben Ariel, 9/22/2019, 4:20 AM
Former Egyptian President's son dies at 24

Former Egyptian President's son dies at 24

Abdullah Morsi, youngest son of Mohammed Morsi, dies of heart attack two months after his father's passing.Elad Benari, 9/5/2019, 1:34 AM
Report: Egypt offered to improve conditions in Gaza

Report: Egypt offered to improve conditions in Gaza

Egypt offered to improve conditions in Gaza in exchange for long-term ceasefire with Israel, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2019, 8:20 AM
Hamas: We will respond to an Israeli attack

Hamas: We will respond to an Israeli attack

Hamas sends message to Israel through Egyptian mediators that any Israeli action against the group would be met with a response.Dalit Halevi, 8/30/2019, 4:34 AM
Egyptian security forces kill 11 jihadists

Egyptian security forces kill 11 jihadists

Egyptian security forces kill 11 militants in shootout during raid in North Sinai.Ben Ariel, 8/21/2019, 6:42 AM
Egyptian security forces kill 17 jihadists

Egyptian security forces kill 17 jihadists

Egyptian security conduct raids in Cairo and in another province, days after terrorist attack in the capital.Elad Benari, 8/9/2019, 2:10 AM
Sisi says Cairo blast was a terror attack

Sisi says Cairo blast was a terror attack

Egyptian authorities say Hasm group is behind car explosion in Cairo which killed 20.Elad Benari, 8/6/2019, 3:59 AM